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William Petersen Quits Tv Comeback - Report

Actor William Petersen's return to TV has been stalled - the former Csi: Crime Scene Investigation star has pulled out of new drama Hurt People, according to reports.The 59 year old was billed to both...

Petersen A Dad To Twins

Actor William Petersen has become a dad to twins at the age of 58.The former Csi: Crime Scene Investigation star and his wife Gina Cirone used a surrogate for the birth. The twins - a...

Ted Danson Joins Csi

Ted Danson will replace Laurence Fishburne on 'CSI: Crime Scene Investigation'. The former 'Cheers' star will play the new supervisor for the Las Vegas based investigative team after Laurence left the show last month when...

Ted Danson Replacing Laurence Fishburne On Csi

Ted Danson is set to replace Laurence Fishburne as the lead star of crime drama series 'Csi', according to Entertainment Weekly. Danson, a veteran Emmy Award winning actor, will join the show for its upcoming...

Fishburne To Leave Csi

Actor Laurence Fishburne is leaving the cast of hit TV show Csi: Crime Scene Investigation, more than two years after he stepped in to replace series regular William Petersen.The Matrix star was handed a lead...

Laurence Fishburne Exits Csi As Hunt For Replacement Begins

Laurence Fishburne, the Oscar-nominated American actor, is leaving crime-drama Csi after two-and-a-half seasons on the show, reports Deadline.com. Laurence Fishburne, who joined the Cbs series following the departure of original star William Petersen, is expected...

Marg Helgenberger Calls Justin Bieber "A Brat"

Marg Helgenberger, the American television actress best known for her role on 'Csi', has angered Justin Bieber fans by suggesting the 17-year-old was difficult while he filmed a cameo on the hit crime show. Marg...

Hugh Laurie Takes Over From Charlie Sheen As Highest Paid Actor?

Hugh Laurie has reportedly become the world's highest paid television actor after production on Charlie Sheen's 'Two and a Half Men' was suspended.Hugh Laurie, the British actor and star of the medical drama 'House', has...

Petersen Set For Csi Return?

Former CSI: CRIME SCENE INVESTIGATION star WILLIAM PETERSEN is set to return to his role on the hit TV drama, according to U.S. reports.Series regular Petersen, who played forensics expert Gil Grissom, announced his departure...

Csi The Movie?

William Petersen has revealed that he was able to leave CBS's CSI Crime Scene Investigation without his character being killed off after being promised a role in a movie version of the hit series. In...

Idol Give Fox Rare Thursday Win

A Thursday edition of American Idol gave Fox a rare Thursday ratings victory. Although "only" 24.7 million viewers tuned in -- low by Idol standards but remarkable by any other -- the talent contest proved...

Football Throws Idol For A Loss

Both the Tuesday and Wednesday episodes of American Idol drew more than 30 million viewers last week, but Fox fell far short of winning the week, according to ratings figures released by Nielsen Media Research...

Petersen Hints About Csi Movie

Departing CSI: CRIME SCENE INVESTIGATION star WILLIAM PETERSEN has hinted he'll return for a big screen version of the hit TV drama. The actor, who will give up his role as forensics expert Gil Grissom...

Fishburne And Petersen Reunite At Emmys

Actor LAURENCE FISHBURNE has praised WILLIAM PETERSEN since replacing his character on hit U.S. TV show CSI: CRIME SCENE INVESTIGATION - because he raised standards for television. Petersen - one of the show's original cast...

Fishburne And Petersen Reunite At Emmys

Actor LAURENCE FISHBURNE has praised WILLIAM PETERSEN since replacing his character on hit U.S. TV show CSI: CRIME SCENE INVESTIGATION, insisting he has raised standards for television. Petersen - one of the show's original cast...

Laurie Becomes Highest-paid British Tv Actor

Hugh Laurie is likely to become the highest-paid British television actor ever after signing a new deal to star in Fox's House at $400,000 per episode, or more than $9 million a year, according to...

Film Star Fishburne To Join Csi Cast

In a move apparently aimed at protecting CBS's most lucrative franchise, William Petersen, who's leaving CSI Crime Scene Investigation this season is being replaced by film star Laurence Fishburne, the network announced Monday. It said...

Matrix Star Laurence Fishburne Joins Cast Of Csi

Laurence Fishburne is to join the cast of CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, it has been confirmed.The Matrix actor will make his first appearance in the ninth episode of the ninth season of the hit television...

By on 19 August 2008

Fishburne Finalises Investigation On Petersen Replacement

LATEST: Actor LAURENCE FISHBURNE has won the casting war to replace WILLIAM PETERSEN in the hit U.S. TV show CSI: CRIME SCENE INVESTIGATION. Fishburne - who was said to be battling for the role with...

Sheen Is Tv's Highest-paid Actor

Two and a Half Men star Charlie Sheen is the highest-paid actor on primetime television, according to a study by TV Guide released on Monday. Sheen is currently paid $825,000 per episode of Two and...

Fishburne + Malkovich Investigated For Csi Role

Hollywood stars LAURENCE FISHBURNE and JOHN MALKOVICH have been considered as replacements for WILLIAM PETERSEN in hit U.S. TV show CSI: CRIME SCENE INVESTIGATION. Petersen - one of the show's original cast members - is...

Petersen To Quit Csi

Actor WILLIAM PETERSEN has confirmed he'll be stepping down as a CSI: CRIME SCENE INVESTIGATION regular 10 episodes into the new season. A star of the show since it began in 2000, Petersen helped develop...

Csi Star William Petersen Signs On For Ninth Season

William Petersen, the star of hit US forensic drama CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, has signed up for a ninth season, it has been announced. The 55-year-old, already one of the highest paid TV actors in...

By on 01 April 2008

Csi Star Fox Fears She Has Upset Tv Bosses With Veggie Ad

CSI: CRIME SCENE INVESTIGATION star JORJA FOX fears she'll upset the hit forensics drama's producers after agreeing to pose for a new pro-vegetarian advertisement which borrows heavily from the show. Fox initially thought she didn't...

Petersen Missed Emmys To Mourn Nephew's Death

LATEST: CSI: CRIME SCENE INVESTIGATION star WILLIAM PETERSEN pulled out of Sunday's (18SEP05) Emmy Awards when his nephew, NICHOLAS, was killed in a motorcycle crash. Mystery surrounded the actor's last-minute decision not to attend...

Stars Go Animated For Rudolph Ad

CHARLIE SHEEN, DAVID LETTERMAN and RAY ROMANO are among a host of stars who will become elves for RUDOLPH THE RED-NOSED REINDEER's 40th anniversary. Likenesses of the stars have been created by American TV...

Petersen Was No Good At Science

Actor WILLIAM L PETERSEN is bemused at his success in forensics show CSI: CRIME SCENE INVESTIGATION - because he was terrible at all sciences as a teen. Petersen wasn't much of an achiever in...

Sinise Lands Tv Show In His Birthday

Actor GARY SINISE landed the ultimate gift on his 49th birthday yesterday (17MAR04) - the lead role in a new TV show. The APOLLO 13 star closed a deal on his big day to...

Pathology Honour Thrills Petersen

CSI: CRIME SCENE INVESTIGATION star WILLIAM PETERSEN has won a number of awards but nothing will ever top his honour from the American Society for Criminal Pathology. The TV star, who plays forensics expert...

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